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We are a region defined by connection. Here, the Cincinnati USA CVB connects qualified travel, trade and news journalists, freelancers and bloggers with information and resources to tell the stories of the Cincinnati region.


Cincinnati USA Convention & Visitors Bureau Adds to Sales Force with 25-Year Hotel Industry Veteran

2019-06-13 :: The Cincinnati USA Convention & Visitors Bureau, the region’s primary destination marketing organization, aims to increase corporate sales by expanding its team with the hiring of new Senior Sales Manager of Corporate Markets Stephanie Rork.   More >

Free, Interactive Guide to Local Summer Fun at Fountain Square, May 6

2019-05-02 :: Only 16 school days stand between students in Cincinnati Public Schools and summer break, which means it’s time for some fun. Start planning for summer and experience the Cincinnati region like a tourist at the Cincy Staycation Showcase on Monday, May 6 at Fountain Square. Nearly 40 local attractions and events will feature interactive opportunities like trivia, selfie stations, games, photos with local mascots, prizes, giveaways and more.      More >

Civic Leaders to Seek Proposals for New Convention Center Hotel

2019-04-29 :: Leaders from Hamilton County, the City of Cincinnati, Cincinnati USA Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB), The Port and Cincinnati Center City Development Corp. (3CDC) gathered earlier today to formally announce that they would jointly send out a request for proposals for the development of a new, upscale Convention Center Hotel to be built at the site of the 5th & Plum Parking Lot. 3CDC will lead the search for a hotel developer, working in conjunction with The Port and CVB, and with the support of County and City leaders.    More >

Cincinnati to Host First-Ever Tabital Pulaaku Assembly, April 27-28, 2019

2019-04-05 :: One of Africa’s largest ethnic groups – the Fulani community – will host its first-ever North American assembly in the Cincinnati region on April 27, 2019 with the Tabital Pulaaku Americas International Meeting. The event is expected to draw more than 600 international attendees to generate awareness about the Fulani culture, and is free and open to the public.    More >

Cincinnati selected to host major international Indian event over Labor Day Weekend

2019-03-26 :: Cincinnati has been selected as the host site for an international celebration of Indian culture with the NAVIKA 5th Annual World Kannada Summit, set for Aug. 30 through Sept. 1, 2019. The event, expected to draw nearly 2,500 attendees from around the world, is a celebration of culture from the Indian state of Karnataka, where ‘Kannada’ is the primary language. This marks the first time the event will be held in Ohio.   More >


Hey! When did Cincinnati get so fun?
May 26, 2019 :: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH - When I dream, I dream of Cincinnati. I haven’t lived in the Queen City for more than 35 years, but it still inhabits my subconscious. And while I still return once or twice a year, I decided to make my most recent visit different. This time, I decided to see the city as a tourist. And here is what I learned: My home town is a great town.
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Drive Me to the Moon in Ohio
May 24, 2019 :: FAMILY TRAVEL FORUM - If anyone in the family has caught the space bug, make Ohio your road trip destination and explore America’s space heritage in style. While we’re big space fans, you don’t have to be, just curious. A space-themed road trip is a fun and affordable way to interest kids in STEAM activities. You’ll find, as we did, that the down-to-earth Ohioans and rural countryside are part of the pleasure. So, buckle up for some highlights along this 546-mile route. More >
The best weekend getaways for families in the US
May 21, 2019 :: TODAY - Need to escape with the family for a few days to get out of the daily grind? Whether you're looking for adventure, relaxation or an educational experience, we've rounded up some of the best cities for a quick weekend getaway. Read on for our top picks along with recommendations on where to stay and what to do when you're there! More >
Best Summer Travel Destinations
May 15, 2019 :: WALLETHUB - School’s out, the mercury’s rising, and some people have yet to spend their tax refunds. In short, it’s time to plan the perfect summer getaway. The only question is: Where should you go? You might have a few destinations already in mind, but your travel budget might not agree. Regardless, it’s ideal to have fun while keeping your spending in check. So which places offer the most bang for the buck? To find out, WalletHub developed a ranking of the cheapest U.S. destinations that are also the easiest to reach. Read on for the full ranking, money-saving travel advice and our methodology. More >
Former Rust Belt Cities Rise as Innovation Hubs
May 10, 2019 :: CONVENE - Like many other former Rust Belt cities, Cincinnati sits on a river. The Great American Ballpark, home of the Cincinnati Reds, has a front-row seat to the Ohio River along with Paul Brown Stadium and the Ohio River Trail. The Duke Energy Convention Center is just a 15-minute stroll away, where the surrounding Central Business District offers highlights like Fountain Square, Skyline Chili, and Proctor & Gamble (P&G) headquarters within convenient reach.
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One giant leap: The Cincinnati Museum Center's newest exhibit honors Apollo 11's moon landing
2019-06-11 :: More >
Thoughts on Impermanence: A conversation with artist Armin Mersmann
2019-06-04 :: More >
Cincinnati's best kept secret: Paddock Hills
2019-06-04 :: More >
Community Happens Here: Ruth Anne Wolfe's innovative new space
2019-06-04 :: More >
Cincinnati recognized for robust life sciences
2019-06-04 :: More >